Comparison between rapid and slow palatal expansion: evaluation of selected periodontal indices

@inproceedings{Mummolo2014ComparisonBR,
  title={Comparison between rapid and slow palatal expansion: evaluation of selected periodontal indices},
  author={Stefano Mummolo and Enrico Marchetti and Francesca Albani and Vincenzo Campanella and Filippo Pugliese and Salvatore Di Martino and Simona Tecco and Giuseppe Marzo},
  booktitle={Head & face medicine},
  year={2014}
}
OBJECTIVES The aim of this pilot study was to evaluate the periodontal effects during rapid palatal expansion (RPE) or slow palatal expansion (SPE) and to compare them by means of some clinical indices, in order to establish the possible differences and advantages of one of these treatments in periodontal terms. METHODS 10 patients (aged 6 to 7 years… CONTINUE READING